On This Day

What Happened on June 12, 1958

Historical Events

  • "Make Me Laugh" TV Game Show last airs on ABC-TV, syndicated 1979

Famous Birthdays

  • Fernando "Frank" Caldeiro, Argentine-American astronaut, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Rebecca Holden, American actress and singer (Knight Rider), born in Dallas, Texas

Famous Deaths

  • Marinus van Meel, Dutch aviator and aircraft manufacturer, dies at 77
1958 Highlights

About June 12, 1958

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Gemini